WTO agreement likely to produce few LDC winners

Laws, Forrest
February 2006
Southeast Farm Press;2/8/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the argument of the Oxfam International, a group of non-governmental organizations from three continents, and the U.S. media outlets on how to lift farmers in developing countries out of poverty. They have claimed that the U.S cotton programs lead to increased production and lower commodity process for all farmers. The organization believes that ending the agricultural subsidies would lift farmers in developing countries out of poverty.


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